The 6 Best Cities to Visit in Philippines

Philippines- officially the Republic of Philippines is a sovereign island country that is situated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean. The country has the many warm and gorgeous beaches, warm hospitality offered by the people and a welcoming environment.

There are multiple towns and cities that one can visit on their vacation or any purpose trip to Philippines. Here is a list of the top 6 best cities that must be visited when in Philippines.

cities to visit in philippinesThe Iloilo City

This is a highly urbanised city located on the Panay Island of the country. The city has a rich architectural culture reflected in the plazas, complexes, town squares, churches and administrative halls etc. The city has a lively feel like no other.


This city is just at an hour distance from Manila and it is one of the most popular cities in the country. The city attracts tourists due to its amazingly cool climate, its high altitude aura and its outstanding serene beauty.

Cebu City

The capital of the Cebu province this city is a centre of commerce, education and trade. It is known as the “Queen City of the South” and it the oldest city on Philippines. The city is a must visit for it is a perfect combo of urbanisation and of provincial life.

Star City

The city is an amusement park which covers a huge area of 35000 square metres. It is a family oriented park with something unique for every demographic of the population.

Bacolod City

The city is most notable for its MassKara Festival which is held in the 3rd week of October. It is known to be a very friendly city and is hence also nicknamed the “city of smiles”.

Bay City

The city located on the Manila Bay is a good city to visit for its SM Mall of Asia, the Entertainment City and for the multiple shopping malls, amusement parks, hotels, theatres etc.